Grants for 2014-2015

Grants are a form of gift aid, meaning you don’t need to repay them. Scan through the list of grants available to Bethel Seminary students (excludes Doctor of Ministry students). Bethel institutional gift aid applies to fall and spring semesters only.

Bethel Grant

Amount: Up to $600 per semester, $1,200 per year

Eligibility: Students must be enrolled full time (6 credits per semester) in a master’s level program. Need-based.

Renewal: Based on demonstrated need

How to apply: Complete FAFSA and Bethel Financial Aid Application.

Campus Crusade Grant

Amount: 15% of tuition

Eligibility: Current full-time employees of Campus Crusade who enroll in a master’s level program. Recipients are not eligible for additional institutional aid. Full-time enrollment is not required to receive this grant.

Renewal: Must reapply annually and maintain employment with Campus Crusade

How to apply: Must identify yourself as a Campus Crusade employee on your Bethel Financial Aid Application

InMinistry Travel Grant

Amount: Varies. Up to $500 per semester, $1000 per year.

Renewal: Must apply and demonstrate need annually

Eligibility: Full-time InMinistry students from the U.S. living 75 miles or more from campus.  Students must be enrolled full time (6.0 credits per semester). Need-based.

How to apply: Automatically considered with your FAFSA and Bethel Financial Aid Application.

International Student Grant

Amount: Varies

Eligibility: Students selected by the Office of Admissions and Recruitment who enroll in residential programs in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Renewal: Renewable up to two years

How to apply: Please contact the Office of Admissions and Recruitment for appropriate applications.

Multicultural Grant

Amount: $500 per semester, $1,000 per year

Eligibility: Students of color enrolled full time (6 .0 credits per semester) in a master’s level program at the St. Paul campus. Need-based.

Renewal: Must apply and demonstrate need annually

How to apply: Automatically considered with your FAFSA and Bethel Financial Aid Application.

Minnesota GI Bill Program

Amount: Up to $1,000 per term for full-time students. Up to $500 per term for part-time students.

Renewal: Student must apply every year. Lifetime maximum of $10,000.

Eligibility: You must be a Minnesota resident who is a:

  • Veteran who is serving or has served honorably in any branch of the United States armed forces at any time; or
  • Non-veteran who has served honorably for a total of five years or more cumulatively as a member of the Minnesota National Guard or any other active or reserve component of the United States armed forces, and any part of that service occurred on or after September 11, 2001; or
  • Spouse of a person who has served in the military at any time who has died or has a total and permanent disability as a direct result of that military service. (Student must also be eligible to receive federal veterans education benefits as a spouse or dependent.)

Academic requirements: Must be a student in good standing

How to apply:

  1. Apply for financial aid at Bethel and complete the FAFSA.
  2. Learn more about the Minnesota GI Bill and complete the online Minnesota GI Bill Application.
  3. Notify us when you’ve completed the application and submit a copy of your DD-214 to our office.

 

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Military Benefits

Grants are also available for veterans through military benefit programs.